Landscape Architecture Resume Sample

Updated July 26, 2021
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It has been quite some time since generic resumes have been replaced by targeted ones. Therefore, it is time to pay some attention to this situation.

Often, job seekers end up writing landscaping architecture resumes that are of a generic nature, expecting results and not getting any – because it isn’t much for hiring managers to work with.

How? Well, you cannot expect to be asked to come for an interview if you don’t bother making an effort to make your candidature come alive!

Always send a targeted resume for a landscape architect position – like the sample provided below:

Landscape Architecture Resume Example

Heather Steward
5020 Sloop Road, Hampton, VA 58696
(000) 999-1454
heather.stew @ email . com


LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT

SUMMARY
Creatively inclined Landscape Architect with 13 years’ broad experience in overseeing the design of a vast variety of projects including urban regeneration and railroad schemes and ensuring maintenance of character of sites through proper landscape designing. A passionate individual who effectively conducts a preliminary study of sites and pays special attention to contours, soil, and ecology.
Special talent for:
• Carrying out environmental impact assessments to determine the viability of sites for landscaping
• Presenting proposals to clients based on their specific landscaping requirements
• Building landscaping plans, designs, and drawings using technology such as computer-aided design software

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Landscape Architect
THE LANDSCAPERS, Hampton, VA 
Aug 2014 – Present
• Design an intricate set design out of wild bushes to help recreate scenes from the film Labyrinth
• Resolve environment-related issues associated with urbanization by planting dozens of fast-growing plants and trees
• Train 3 groups of landscape interns in handling site assessments and field inspections
• Confer with clients to determine their specific landscaping requirements
• Visit proposed sites for landscaping and determine what type of landscaping can be managed on them
• Survey sites to see existing plant and animal life on sites and correlating natural resources
• Design a variety of projects according to clients’ needs, including urban regeneration and pedestrian schemes

Landscape Architect
ABC COMPANY, Hampton, VA
Jul 2011 – Aug 2014
• Completed an extremely complicated landscaping project within the time frame of 12 months, well within its deadline
• Assessed sites’ potential to meet clients’ specifications and provide feedback
• Prepared and presented detailed plans and working drawings to computers and explain preliminaries to them
• Gathered labor and resources to meet the requirements of each passed landscape project
• Estimated costs according to each client’s designated budgets
• Oversaw projects as they progress to ensure that they are completed on time

Architecture Assistant
THE HAMPTON LANDSCAPE COMPANY, Hampton, VA 
May 2008 – Jul 2011
• Interviewed clients to determine their specific landscaping needs
• Assisted architects in determining the suitability of the site by conducting tests on soil
• Discussed requirements with clients and provided them with information on estimated costs
• Coordinated efforts with local teams to acquire labor and resources for each designated project
• Created and maintained progress reports by actively following up landscaping activities on each designated project

EDUCATION
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Design and Technology
VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY, Hampton, VA 

CORE COMPETENCIES
• Time Scales Management • Site Assessment
• Feasibility Study • Site Plans Preparation
• Designing Proposals • Surveying
• Contract Negotiation • Construction Support
• Environmental Practices • Customer Service
• Graphic Presentations • Field Inspections